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->''“Tattertown is a strange world. What I wanted to do was make something where old and new animation could clash head on, visually, stylistically, and in attitude. Tattertown is where old cartoon characters live side by side with new cartoon characters, and they have a hell of a time relating. The old characters go all the way back to [[Creator/TerryToons Paul Terry’s Farmer Alfalfa]]. [[WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit Oswald the Rabbit ]]is there and [[WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid Bosko]]. And they’re right up against characters who are modern and [[LimitedAnimation can’t move very well]] and have superior attitudes.”''

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->''"Tattertown
is a strange world. What I wanted to do was make something where old and new animation could clash head on, visually, stylistically, and in attitude. Tattertown is where old cartoon characters live side by side with new cartoon characters, and they have a hell of a time relating. The old characters go all the way back to [[Creator/TerryToons Paul Terry’s Farmer Alfalfa]]. [[WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit Oswald the Rabbit ]]is there and [[WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid Bosko]]. And they’re right up against characters who are modern and [[LimitedAnimation can’t move very well]] and have superior attitudes.”''"''



* AmbiguouslyJewish: The Christmas tree who owns the comic book store
* AndCallHimGeorge: Why Muffet avoids Debbie like the plague.
* AnimateInanimateObject: Everyone in Tattertown except Debbie.
* FluffyTheTerrible: Muffet
* GenkiGirl: Debbie
* GiantSpider: Sidney the Spider
* InteractiveNarrator: Saxophone

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%% * AmbiguouslyJewish: The Christmas tree who owns the comic book store
%% * AndCallHimGeorge: Why Muffet avoids Debbie like the plague.
%% * AnimateInanimateObject: Everyone in Tattertown except Debbie.
%% * FluffyTheTerrible: Muffet
%% * GenkiGirl: Debbie
%% * GiantSpider: Sidney the Spider
%% * InteractiveNarrator: Saxophone



* LivingToys: Muffet and Cubby, among others.

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%% * LivingToys: Muffet and Cubby, among others.



* PermaStubble: Muffet, despite being female.
* StoryBookOpening
* TrueMeaningOfChristmas
* YouCantGoHomeAgain: Debbie. Literally, thanks to the series '''''never even starting'''''.

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%% * PermaStubble: Muffet, despite being female.
%% * StoryBookOpening
%% * TrueMeaningOfChristmas
%% * YouCantGoHomeAgain: Debbie. Literally, thanks to the series '''''never even starting'''''.


* OneEpisodeWonder: This was originally going to be Nickelodeon's first foray into evening television (and a regular children's series for Creator/RalphBakshi).



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* OnlySaneMan:
** Muffet can't stand the wacky antics of the citizens of Tattertown.
** Downplayed with Debbie. While there are times when Tattertown's wackiness can get on her nerves, Debbie has more tolerance than Muffet.



* YouCantGoHomeAgain: Debbie. Literally, thanks to the series '''''never even starting'''''.

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* YouCantGoHomeAgain: Debbie. Literally, thanks to the series '''''never even starting'''''.starting'''''.
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* LawyerFriendlyCameo: [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance. Krazy Kat and Ignatz also made appearances.

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* LawyerFriendlyCameo: [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance. Krazy Kat and Ignatz also made appearances. Popeye's silhouette appeared near to the end of the special


* LawyerFriendlyCameo: [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.

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* LawyerFriendlyCameo: [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance. Krazy Kat and Ignatz also made appearances.


* AndCallHimGeorge - Why Muffet avoids Debbie like the plague.
* AnimateInanimateObject - Everyone in Tattertown except Debbie.
* FluffyTheTerrible - Muffet
* GenkiGirl - Debbie
* GiantSpider - Sidney the Spider
* InteractiveNarrator - Saxophone
* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.
* LivingToys - Muffet and Cubby, among others.

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* AndCallHimGeorge - AndCallHimGeorge: Why Muffet avoids Debbie like the plague.
* AnimateInanimateObject - AnimateInanimateObject: Everyone in Tattertown except Debbie.
* FluffyTheTerrible - FluffyTheTerrible: Muffet
* GenkiGirl - GenkiGirl: Debbie
* GiantSpider - GiantSpider: Sidney the Spider
* InteractiveNarrator - InteractiveNarrator: Saxophone
* LawyerFriendlyCameo - LawyerFriendlyCameo: [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.
* LivingToys - LivingToys: Muffet and Cubby, among others.



* PermaStubble - Muffet, despite being female.

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* PermaStubble - PermaStubble: Muffet, despite being female.



* YouCantGoHomeAgain - Debbie. Literally, thanks to the series '''''never even starting'''''.

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* YouCantGoHomeAgain - YouCantGoHomeAgain: Debbie. Literally, thanks to the series '''''never even starting'''''.


->''“Tattertown is a strange world. What I wanted to do was make something where old and new animation could clash head on, visually, stylistically, and in attitude. Tattertown is where old cartoon characters live side by side with new cartoon characters, and they have a hell of a time relating. The old characters go all the way back to [[TerryToons Paul Terry’s Farmer Alfalfa]]. [[OswaldTheLuckyRabbit Oswald the Rabbit ]]is there and [[BoskoTheTalkInkKid Bosko]]. And they’re right up against characters who are modern and [[LimitedAnimation can’t move very well]] and have superior attitudes.”''

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->''“Tattertown is a strange world. What I wanted to do was make something where old and new animation could clash head on, visually, stylistically, and in attitude. Tattertown is where old cartoon characters live side by side with new cartoon characters, and they have a hell of a time relating. The old characters go all the way back to [[TerryToons [[Creator/TerryToons Paul Terry’s Farmer Alfalfa]]. [[OswaldTheLuckyRabbit [[WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit Oswald the Rabbit ]]is there and [[BoskoTheTalkInkKid [[WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid Bosko]]. And they’re right up against characters who are modern and [[LimitedAnimation can’t move very well]] and have superior attitudes.”''



A Christmas special created and directed by Creator/RalphBakshi which aired on {{Nickelodeon}} in [[TheRenaissanceAgeOfAnimation 1988]]. It's loosely based on a comic strip Bakshi had created in his youth called "Junktown", and was originally the pilot to a series that never materialized.

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A Christmas special created and directed by Creator/RalphBakshi which aired on {{Nickelodeon}} Creator/{{Nickelodeon}} in [[TheRenaissanceAgeOfAnimation [[UsefulNotes/TheRenaissanceAgeOfAnimation 1988]]. It's loosely based on a comic strip Bakshi had created in his youth called "Junktown", and was originally the pilot to a series that never materialized.



* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars FlipTheFrog and OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.

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* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation [[UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars FlipTheFrog WesternAnimation/FlipTheFrog and OswaldTheLuckyRabbit WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star BoskoTheTalkInkKid WesternAnimation/BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.


* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars FlipTheFrog and OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early LooneyTunes star BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.

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* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars FlipTheFrog and OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early LooneyTunes WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes star BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.


A Christmas special created and directed by Creator/RalphBakshi which aired on {{Nickelodeon}} in [[TheRenaissanceAgeOfAnimation 1988]]. It's loosely based on a comic strip Bakshi had created in his youth called "Junktown".

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A Christmas special created and directed by Creator/RalphBakshi which aired on {{Nickelodeon}} in [[TheRenaissanceAgeOfAnimation 1988]]. It's loosely based on a comic strip Bakshi had created in his youth called "Junktown".
"Junktown", and was originally the pilot to a series that never materialized.


-->--RalphBakshi, in an interview with ''Animato!'' magazine in 1988.

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-->--RalphBakshi, -->--Creator/RalphBakshi, in an interview with ''Animato!'' magazine in 1988.



* OneEpisodeWonder: This was originally going to be Nickelodeon's first foray into evening television (and a regular children's series for Ralph Bakshi).

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* OneEpisodeWonder: This was originally going to be Nickelodeon's first foray into evening television (and a regular children's series for Ralph Bakshi).Creator/RalphBakshi).


* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars FlipTheFrog and OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley.

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* LawyerFriendlyCameo - [[TheGoldenAgeOfAnimation Golden Age]] cartoon stars FlipTheFrog and OswaldTheLuckyRabbit can be seen sitting together in a bar, both off-model and unnamed. Oswald also appears early in the film via his trolley. Early LooneyTunes star BoskoTheTalkInkKid also makes a brief appearance.

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->''“Tattertown is a strange world. What I wanted to do was make something where old and new animation could clash head on, visually, stylistically, and in attitude. Tattertown is where old cartoon characters live side by side with new cartoon characters, and they have a hell of a time relating. The old characters go all the way back to [[TerryToons Paul Terry’s Farmer Alfalfa]]. [[OswaldTheLuckyRabbit Oswald the Rabbit ]]is there and [[BoskoTheTalkInkKid Bosko]]. And they’re right up against characters who are modern and [[LimitedAnimation can’t move very well]] and have superior attitudes.”''
-->--RalphBakshi, in an interview with ''Animato!'' magazine in 1988.

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